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Spain takes lead in European desalting

An arid nation with constant water shortages coupled with an ever-expanding economy---particularly in the area of international tourism, an increasing source of foreign currency---now makes Spain...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Nuclear Advantages

Spain has experienced nothing short of fantastic growth rates in its annual amount of power requirement,, In the last 25 years, annual kilowatthr's consumed have been multipled by 10, to 30,000...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Lanzarote

Interesting twist to the Lanzarote station is that, Burns and Roe, its builder, also put up money for the plant. Amounting to a smallscale AID operation Burns and Roe arranged to finance the $2...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Ceuta

A dual 3500 KW(e) 1 MGD plant is to begin operation "this month in the Spanish Town of Ceuta, a military base on the African side of the Straits of Gibraltar. Ceuta's strategic value is in the fact...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Las Palmas

An international construction bid was issued last month (WDR, 6 Oct.,'65,3) for a 10,000 KW(e), 2.5 MGD dual conventionally fueled plant for Las Palmas, capital city of Gran Canaria, largest of the...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Escombreras

Gov't officials are now holding discussions with Hidroelectrica Espanola, a private utility, on possibilities of a large 10 25 MGD plant to be located in southeast Spain at Escombreras, on the...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Solar Stills

Solar distillation is not being overlooked for villages and pueblos having smaller water requirements. Test programs have been carried out in cooperation with various European groups on small solar...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Public desalting symposium

California' s Water Commission has set Nov 5th for a public desalting symposiumparticularly to discuss how desalting brackish and ocean water might bear on the State's water development program....

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Troon Testing Center

Weir Westgarth also announced at the symposium joint govt.- industry plans to build the "world's largest desalting test-engineering station at Troon in Scotland. The plant is to be complete!:' "n....

Water Desalination Report, 14-10-1965

General Atomics RO test unit

General Atomics crated-up its 1400 GPD reverse osmosis test unit ans shipped it out of the exposition, before the equipment show ended. The reason: OSW and the Dept, of Health, Education, and...

Water Desalination Report, 14-10-1965

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 15 May 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 15 May 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 10 May 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 10 May 2019.

Facility E IWPP

The project has been delayed. 13 potential developers were qualified following a call for interes...

Safi municipal SWRO

To build a 26,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant to serve the city of Safi. This...

São Miguel, Santiago Island

The National Water and Sanitation Agency (Agência Nacional de Água e Saneamento/ANAS) is finalisi...

Praia, Santiago Island

The National Water and Sanitation Agency (Agência Nacional de Água e Saneamento/ANAS) is finalisi...

Alger West (Fouka Marine)

The resignation of the Algerian president in early April 2019 and the prospect of an impending el...

El Tarf

The resignation of the Algerian president in early April 2019 and the prospect of an impending el...

Guerbes SWRO

The resignation of the Algerian president in early April 2019 and the prospect of an impending el...

Port of Cape Town SWRO

To build a 1,000-3,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant to serve the Port of Cape Town. The pla...

Dahej desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline relating to the international competitive tender has been extended, ...

Jubail 3a IWP

SWPC has confirmed this as one of the projects it is looking to push out before the end of 2019. ...

Jubail 3b IWP

SWPC has confirmed this as one of the projects it is looking to push out before the end of 2019. ...

Ras Mohaisen IWP

SWPC has confirmed this as one of the projects it is looking to push out before the end of 2019.

Shuqaiq 4 IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Al Ahsa IWP

A 300,000m3/d seawater desalination plant serving Al Ahsa in the Eastern province. SWPC has confi...

Ras al-Khair 3

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Tabuk 1 IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Rabigh 5 IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Jazan 1 IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Jubail 4 IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Rayyis IWP

The project is included in SWPC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Shoaiba 6 IWP

A 600,000m3/d seawater desalination plant at Shoaiba. The plant is scheduled to come online in 20...

Pure Water Project Demo

A call for construction bids for the demo project was released on 4th April 2019. A mandatory pre...

Cauvery Basin Refinery

Expressions of interest are now due in by 8th April, after the deadline was moved back slightly.

Jubail 5 IWP

A 400,000m3/d seawater desalination plant at Jubail. The plant is scheduled to come online in 203...

Antioch BWRO, CA

The preliminary design and permitting process is expected to be completed in late 2019, with a de...

Santa Margarita Conjunctive Use Project, CA

The client expects to issue a construction RFP by late April 2019, in tandem with the approval of...